LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS Portrait of Mother Rose Columba Adams Frontispiece High Altar, St. Mary Church 67 Tower and West Front, St. Mary Church 95 High Altar, North Adelaide 373 Church of Perpetual Adoration, Adelaide 379 CONTENTS CHAPTER I EARLY LIFE Birth and parentage I Childhood of Sophy Adams 2 Youth at Woodchester 3 Religious drawings 4 Love of Holy Scripture 5 Catholic Mission at Woodchester 6 Passionists and Dominicans 7 Reception into the Church 9 Woodchester Park — The Leighs 11... Topics: Nuns -- England -- Biography, Rose Columba, Mother, 1832-1891, Nuns -- Australia -- Adelaide (S.A.)...
byColeridge, Henry James, 1822-1893; Harper, T. (Thomas), 1821-1893
Sermons By Fathers Of The Society Of Jesus, Volume 1 Sermons By Fathers Of The Society Of Jesus, Volume 2 Sermons By Fathers Of The Society Of Jesus, Volume 3 (you are here) Digitized by Google. CONTENTS. SERMONS BY THE REV. GEORGE R. KINGDON. I. What the Passion of Christ teaches us . . i II. Our Lord's Agony in the Garden . . .18 III. The Choice between Jesus and Barabbas . . 36 IV. Easter Sunday (i) 52 V. Easter Sunday (2) 63 VI. Corpus Christi 74 SERMONS BY THE REV. EDWARD I. PURBRICK.... Topics: Catholic Church -- Sermons, Catholic Church, Sermons, English, Catholic Church
CONTENTS. Eight Sermons preached before the Catholic University of Ireland in 1856-1857, being the first year of the opening of its Church. 1. Intellect, the instrument of Religious Training, St. Monica, p. 1. 2. The Religion of the Pharisee, the religion of Mankind, 10th Pentecost. p. 20. 3. Waiting for Christ, 27th Pentecost. p. 41. 4. The Secret Power of Divine Grace, 28th Pentecost. p. 62. 5. Dispositions for Faith,. 4th Advent. p. 79. 6. Omnipotence in Bonds,. Epiphany. p. 100. 7. St.... Topics: Catholic Church -- Sermons, Catholic Church, Sermons, English
PREFACE. "The following Lectures were delivered to a mixed audience of Catholics and Protestants in St. Chad's Cathedral, Birmingham. They were suggested by the agitation raised against Convents in the Midland Counties in the course of last year; and more especially by the great excitement occasioned in Birmingham, and that for a continuance of several months, through a slanderous story brought forth in a Lecture delivered in the Town Hall by a Member of the Medical Faculty. The story... Topics: Religious Life, Religious life
CONTENTS. CHAP. PAGE I. 'Hath Fortune smiled on us ?' i II. The Magician 19 III. On the Blue Sea 30 IV. The Destined Haven 37 V. What old Simpole said 49 VI. 'Poor Bobbie !' 57 VII. One Saturday Afternoon 64 VIII. An Empty Cage 72 IX. The Fairy Godmother 80 X. A long Talk 88 XI. Is he Dead? 98 XII. Visiting day at the Hospital 107 XIII. Another Visitor 114 XIV. Two little Red Riding-hoods 122 XV. Where is Nanna? 130 XVI. Christmas in the Wards 138 XVII. Cesare's Vocation 146 XVIII. 'To Be, Or... Topic: Fiction
CONTENTS. CHAPTER PAGE I. AN UNEXPECTED GUEST 1 II. THE SUDDEN SHOCK 12 III. THE MYSTERY 24 IV. THE REBUFF 34 V. THE APPROACHING CLOUD 44 VI. RETURN OF ALICE 55 VII. TROUBLES WITH ALICE 77 VIII. ALICE'S IGNORANCE 89 IX. LILY LOSES HER ONLY FRIEND 106 X. FRESH SORROWS ARISE 115 XI. LIFE OF LILY AT THE FARMHOUSE 131 XII. THE MILLINER 161 XIII. SAD CATASTROPHE CAUSED BY JEALOUSY — TAKES REFUGE WITH AN OLD APPLE-WOMAN 188 XIV. A KIND FRIEND 210 XV. MISS SINCLAIR EDUCATES LILY 224 XVI. FRESH... Topic: Fiction
THE following paper originally appeared in the pages of The Downside Review in April 1886. Its object was to call the attention of ecclesiastical writers to facts connected with the origin of the Feast of the Immaculate Conception which had hitherto escaped notice and would be sought for in vain in the weighty volumes of Passaglia, the collection of "Monuments" of Ballerini, or in the late Father Harper's more popular but solid work, entitled Peace through the Truth. The information... Topics: Feast Of The Immaculate Conception, Feast of the Immaculate Conception
INDEX. Origin and Institution of the Confraternity 5 Indulgences — Plenary and Partial, granted to those enrolled 6 Membership 6 Erection 7 Special Sodality for Men 8 Its Object and Method 8 Brief Summary of Rules 10 The Rules 11 Organisation — Father Director 11 Secretary 11 Prefects 12 Other Officers 13 Meeting of Officers 13 The Devotions — Weekly Meetings 14 Monthly and General Communions 14 Annual Retreat 15 Medals 15 Absence 15 Reception of Members — Admission 16 Dismissal 17... Topics: Sodality of the Holy Name of Jesus -- Prayers and devotions -- English, Sodality of the Holy Name...
byRampolla del Tindaro, Mariano, 1843-1913; Leahy, Ellen Mary Agnes, 1865- translator; Thurston, Herbert, 1856-1939, editor
Contents PAGE. Preface by H. Thurston, S.J. v Cardinal Rampolla's Introduction i Roman Society in the Fourth and Fifth Centuries i Melania the Patrician Heiress 47 The Great Renunciation 84 Ascetical Life at Jerusalem 113 Digitized by Google. Topics: Christian Saints -- Biography, Melania, Saint, the younger, -- active 388-439, Melania, the...
The Formation Of Christendom, Volume 1: The Christian Faith and the Individual The Formation Of Christendom, Volume 2: The Christian Faith and Society The Formation Of Christendom, Volume 3: The Christian Faith and Philosophy The Formation Of Christendom, Volume 4: As Seen in Church and State The Formation Of Christendom, Volume 5: The Throne of the Fisherman Built by the Carpenter's Son, the Root, the Bond and the Crown of Christendom The Formation Of Christendom, Volume 6: The... Topics: Christianity -- Miscellanea, Christianity, Church history, Catholic Church -- Relations -- Islam,...
byBoudon, Henri-Marie, 1624-1702; Thompson, Edward Healy, 1813-1891
CONTENTS. Advertisement page iii Dedication to Our Lady of Pity . . . xix Dedication to St. John the Evangelist and the Blessed Maries on Calvary ... xxi PART I. CHAPTER I. THE SCIENCE OF THE CROSS IS A HIDDEN MYSTERY. This mystery was hidden from Jews and Gentiles ; and even from Christ's own disciples. It is unintelligible to the wise of this world ; however great their learning. It is opposed to worldly pride and delicate living. Many professedly devout persons ignorant of it. To be learnt... Topics: Suffering -- Religious Aspects -- Catholic Church, Suffering
v. 1, The Christian faith and the individual.- v. 2, The Christian faith and society.- v. 3, The Christian faith and philosophy.- v. 4, As seen in church and state.- v. 5, The throne of the fisherman built by the Carpenter's son, the root, the bond and the crown of Christendom.- v. 6, The holy see and the wandering of the nations: Leo I to Gregory I.- v. 7, Peter's rock in Mohammed's flood: Gregory to Leo III.- v. 8, The monastic life, from the Fathers of the desert to Charlemagne Topics: Catholic Church, Catholic Church, Church history